Arts & Books
Rory Bremner / September 18, 2014
We’ve abandoned our tradition of blowing raspberries unto power
What explains the unmatched global influence of American culture?
Jeremy Gordon / September 12, 2014
Time travel fiction takes many forms, we list ten of the genre's most important works
A new DVD boxset shows how the French novelist went from author to auteur
Our critics pick the best of what's on
Joyce DiDonato is a self-proclaimed "yankee diva." ©Josef Fischnaller Joyce DiDonato Barbican Hall, 25th September Music by the composers Giovanni Pacini, Michele Carafa and Saverio...
Evelyn Toynton / August 21, 2014
Any number of novelists and historians could find inspiration in this vivid account of how the audience for art in Britain broadened during the 19th-century. In narrating the marriage of art,...
Novels that tell multiple stories across different historical periods have become a staple of contemporary literature
Stonehenge, John Constable's 1835 watercolour, will be on display at the Victoria and Albert museum. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London Constable: The Making of a Master V&A Museum, from...